Guided Motorcycle Tours and Motorbike Adventure Touring in Northern Thailand

Trip Itineraries: Motorcycling in Vietnam November 2015

 

Trip Itinerary

Day 1

Meet in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) for welcome Dinner

Day 2

Sightseeing day Saigon including the fantastic war museum, the huge markets & afternoon trip to the Cu Chi Tunnels where the Viet Cong established their underground infrastructure during the war

Day 3

Fly to the coastal town of Nha Trang where the GIs went for rest and recreation. Transfer to our hotel near the beach

Day 4

Enjoy the beach, then collect our motorbikes ready for our road trip and familiarise ourselves with the bikes and roads

Day 5

Ride to the honeymoon city of Dalat with its historic railway, palace. lovely temples and crazy house

Day 6

Rest day in Dalat for sightseeing and relaxation

Day 7

Ride through the mountains to Buon Ma Thuot, home of coffee plantations and untouched ethnic minority villages

Day 8

Ride to Kon Tum via villages accessed by wooden swing bridges

Day 9

Ride to the end of the Ho Chi Minh Trail & stay at Kham Doc

Day 10

Ride to the historical 15th century commercial port of Hoi An

Day 11

Rest day in Hoi An to explore the markets, river villages and beach

Day 12 Ride over the Hai Van Pass, then return our bikes to Danang and board the Reunification Express train for the overnight trip to Hanoi
Day 13

Spend the day in Hanoi checking out the present day capital of Vietnam with its galleries and fascinating museums

Day 14

Travel to Halong Bay and join our overnight cruise on authentic Vietnamese ships amongst the 3000 islands rising from the emerald green sea waters

Day 15

Return to shore late morning and return to Hanoi for our farewell dinner in the historic old quarter

Day 16

Tour ends after breakfast as we all make our way to our home destinations


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Price of $4,500 includes:page-image-vietnam-4

  • 15 Nights accommodation on a share twin basis
  • All Breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and soft drink stops when on the motorcycle tour
  • Motorcycle hire, fuel, limited bike insurance (subject to excess) and all mechanical problems resolved
  • Flight & transfers from Saigon to Nha Trang
  • Train trip on the Reunification Express
  • Vietnamese boat tour in Halong Bay
  • Saigon tour and Cu Chi Tunnels Mini-bus trip
  • Kiwi Tour guide, local Vietnamese guide and mechanic
  • Ford Transit 16 seat minibus (or similar) with driver accompanying us on the bike trip
  • Return airfares NZ – Vietnam, and appropriate visas are not included